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sex and high blood pressure
An_246227 posted:
My 45 year old husband has high blood pressure and is currently medicated. After an active sex encounter, he got a severe headaches and couldnt cool off. He took some advil and a cool shower but is still feeling bad. Should I make him go to the doctor?

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billh99 responded:
Those symptoms he should probably to go the ER now.

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If you are experiencing any of these emergency warning signs, Don't Wait and Don't Drive. Dial 911 or your local ambulance service:

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